Thailand's exports in April rose 9.9% from a year earlier, the commerce minister said on Friday, short of a forecasted 14.6% rise in a Reuters poll.

January-April exports increased 13.7% from a year earlier, Jurin Laksanawisit told a news conference.



(Reporting by Satawasin Staporncharnchai Writing by Orathai Sriring; Editing by Martin Petty)